There is some good news coming in 2009 for those looking to work in Las Vegas. CityCenter, a 67-acre development that is being built to the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards, just announced that it will begin accepting applications via www.citycentercareers.com to fill more than 12,000 jobs. It is the largest single new employment opportunity in Las Vegas' history.
"To see this unprecedented undertaking to fruition, we need smart, passionate individuals who bring a diversity of perspectives and abilities to our company," said Bobby Baldwin, CityCenter's president and CEO, in a press release announcing the openings. "We encourage every person in pursuit of a truly rewarding career to apply."
CityCenter will be hiring for positions at ARIA Resort & Casino, Vdara Hotel & Spa and Crystals, the development's retail and entertainment district. In addition, Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas and The Harmon Hotel, Spa & Residences, each managed by other companies, will be accepting applications through the website beginning spring 2009. Opportunities are available in a variety of categories including food and beverage, hotel operations, casino operations, retail management, entertainment, finance, human resources, facilities, security and more.